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Intern Spotlight


Bailey Waltman

Bailey Waltman, a Senior at Mississippi State University (MSU), has been chosen to serve during the 2018 spring semester as the Public Relations Association of Mississippi student intern. Waltman will work for the executive board to promote their organization and expand social media platforms.

She grew up in the oceanside town of Gulfport, Mississippi where she graduated from St. Patrick Catholic High School. While attending MSU, Bailey is majoring in Communication with a concentration in Public Relations. After graduation in May, Bailey plans to further her education at the University of Alabama where she will work to obtain a masters degree in Public Relations and Advertising.

At Mississippi State, Bailey is extensively involved in student life. She a member of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA), Student Veteran Affairs, Phi Kappa Phi, and Lambda Pi Eta. Waltman served as the scholarship chair and public relations chair of her sorority Alpha Delta Pi. She has been on the Dean’s and President’s list during her time at MSU.

by Katherine Walker


Katherine Walker

A native of Star, Mississippi, Katherine Walker is serving as the Starkville-Mississippi State Public Relations Association of Mississippi Chapter’s 2018 student intern. From creating marketing materials to promoting news and information via social media, Walker is a valuable member of the chapter’s board of directors.

Walker is a freshman communication/public relations major at Mississippi State University. She is a graduate of McLaurin High School where she graduated with honors. While in school she served as the student body president, she served on the student council, and was a member of Beta Club, Marching Band, Show Choir, and Mu Alpha Theta.

In addition to the Public Relations Student Society of America, Walker is a member of Freshman Council and is an active member of the Baptist Student Union.

by Bailey Waltman\


Congratulations and welcome, Bailey and Katherine!